Alison Nelson’s Chocolate Bar celebrated
its West Village Homecoming on May 1st, 2009.
The classic and spicy brownies being served are
a taste of heaven to any chocolate lover, making
it difficult to have just one, two or three. Fun
and witty framed tag lines fill the shelves along
one of the store walls. Some of the tag lines
include ‘let’s just pretend the last
12 months never happened. we’re back’,
‘disobey your dentist. eat some chocolate.
we’re back.’ and ‘the official
non-prescription pain killer available here. we’re
Photo Credit Kim Weling
The chocolate and coffee shop
located at 19 Eight Avenue between Jane and West
12th Street is just steps away from its original
West Village location that closed last year. The
500 square foot store has table and bar seating
for 12, and will recycle its original retail shelves
and espresso machine.
Executive Chef Gustaf
And Owner Alison Nelson
Photo Credit Azikiwe Mohammed
for Guest of a Guest
New to Chocolate Bar is internationally
acclaimed Executive Chef, Gustaf Mabrouk, who
will craft an exclusive line of artisanal chocolate
bars, truffles, hot chocolate and mallowmars.
Tama Janowitz, PaigePowell
and Jeff Slonim
Photo Credit Azikiwe Mohammed for Guest of a Guest
The East Village Chocolate Bar
store had closed a few months ago, but if you
are looking to venture to other locations check
out the third floor atrium of Henri Bendel at
712 Fifth Avenue, or the Long Beach Island store
in Beach Haven, NJ.